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7/7/11 Shared motifs: Millet and Kehlmann The scientist as an eccentric genius Displacement of human affection onto a pet (Humboldt’s dog and Tesla’s white pigeon Accurate predictions of the future (Gauss and Tesla p. 81) that will come true but not unite people Desire to know coupled with the
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7/7/11 1920 portrait
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7/7/11 Tesla at age 23 He moved to New York shortly after this picture
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7/7/11 The glow retreats, done is the day of toil; It yonder hastes, new fields of life exploring; Ah, that no wing can lift me from the soil Upon its track to follow, follow soaring! --Goethe
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7/7/11 Edison System
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7/7/11 Tesla at age 29
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7/7/11 Edison portrait We’ll meet Edison in another story by Lydia
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7/7/11 One of the two two-phase induction motors
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7/7/11 George
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7/7/11 "Court of Honor"
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7/7/11 Niagara Falls, from
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7/7/11 Tesla speaking on Woodcut from Electrical
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7/7/11 Mark Twain in Twain gest a mention in Millet’s story. Okay for
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7/7/11 Tesla
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7/7/11 Marconi with early
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7/7/11 U.S. Patent Office,
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7/7/11 Tesla’s patent is N Tesla Apparatus for
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7/7/11 The first practical
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7/7/11 View of Colorado
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7/7/11 Tesla seated by
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7/7/11 Tesla’s “million "It is not a dream," he protested. "It is a
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7/7/11 Tesla’s turbine "My enemies have been so successful in
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This note was uploaded on 06/29/2011 for the course ENGL 282 taught by Professor Bajo during the Fall '10 term at South Carolina.

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